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 Lawrence G. Green

Lawrence G. Green

Partner

Office Phone: 617.345.3216
Location: Boston, MA
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Bar Admissions:

Massachusetts
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Experience:

Prior to joining Burns & Levinson LLP in January 2006, Mr. Green was a Partner with the firm Perkins Smith & Cohen LLP.

Mr. Green has successfully litigated cases in federal and state trial and appellate courts in the areas of antitrust, bankruptcy and creditors rights, business litigation and commercial litigation among others. He represents the litigation needs in New England of large national companies, as well as closely held corporations and individuals. His clients include AT&T, Azoff Music Management, Dari-Farms Ice Cream, Erdman Anthony, Expedia.com, Hewlett-Packard, Illinois Tool Works, Lady Grace Stores, Lindenmeyr Munroe, Lucent Technologies, Michell USA, Minolta Business Systems, Ralph Pill Electric Supply Co. and Sir Speedy Printing Centers. He has developed specialized expertise in cases involving the telecommunications, equipment leasing, franchising, commercial printing and distribution industries.

Mr. Green has represented executive employees in employment termination and discrimination cases. In 2003, he won a jury verdict of $2.2 million, plus interest and attorneys’ fees, on behalf of a female executive employee who was terminated following complaints of sexual harassment. The damages included the second highest punitive award in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in an employment retaliation case.

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Quotes:

  • 2/10/2009, Boston Globe - Banned by Boston
    Lawrence Green was quoted in this article.
  • 3/23/2007, MetroWest Daily News - Local school districts lose SJC fight
    Mr. Green and Mr. Darov were quoted in this article by Jennifer Kavanaugh.
  • 11/11/2006, Telegram Gazette - Sandwich Skirmish
    Larry Green was quoted in this article by Lisa Eckelbecker and Bob Kievra.
  • 11/10/2006, Boston Globe - Arguments Spread Thick
    Larry Green was quoted in this article by Jenn Abelson. Mr. Green represented Qdoba in this case.

Recent Articles and Publications:

Taking responsibility by saying 'Hineini'
The Jewish Advocate, May 31, 2013

Litigation Need Not Be the Third Rail for Family Business Disputes
Massachusetts Family Business Magazine, Fall 2012

Alchemy: Transforming Rocks Into Gold
Focus [Page 2], Fall 2012

The Cummings Properties decision and acceleration of rent clauses three years later
Massachusetts National Law Journal, August 2010

Speaking Engagements:

FFI New England Chapter Breakfast, 5.9.2012
Location: Burns & Levinson LLP, 125 Summer Street, Boston MA
Role: Speaker
Topic: Aphrodite Apparel: From Rags to Riches and New-Found Family Business Challenges

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FFI New England Chapter Breakfast, 12.14.2011
Role: Speaker
Topic: Litigation Does Not Have To Be The Third Rail

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